La. levee official says feds failed to provide hurricane protection

01/20/2011 | Daily Comet (Thibodaux, La.)

The Army Corps of Engineers has failed to safeguard South Lafourche in Louisiana from catastrophic storms, said Windell Curole, manager of the area's levee district. The agency instead offered "criticism and hardship" as the levee district worked to upgrade the structures and meet federal standards, he said in a letter sent to the agency.

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Daily Comet (Thibodaux, La.)

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